continuing resolution

Douglas Holtz-Eakin

The writers of this century-old law might not recognize how it is actually followed

The Budget and Accounting Act set up the system by which presidents proposed budgets to Congress a century ago. But does the current process reflect that…

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House committees are spending the week working on ‘the normal kind’ of budget bills

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Loren Duggan Bloomberg Government

Continuing resolution just one of many pressing issues on Congress’ to-do list

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FILE - In this May 4, 2020, file photo the Dome of the U.S. Capitol Building is visible from the steps of the the Supreme Court in Washington. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik, File)

Section 889, CMMC and the NDAA

Jon Etherton, president of Etherton and Associates, joins host Roger Waldron on this week’s Off the Shelf to discuss the key policy provisions of the NDAA,…

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Congress still working on possible stimulus bill

Congress has not finished debating what to do about another stimulus bill for pandemic response.

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Supreme Court nominee Amy Coney Barrett arrives for her Senate Judiciary Committee confirmation hearing on Capitol Hill in Washington, Monday, Oct. 12, 2020. (Caroline Brehman/Pool via AP)

All eyes on the Senate, will any other work get done?

The Senate is almost totally occupied with Amy Coney Barrett, President Trump’s nominee to the Supreme Court, but this debate also crowds out other important business in a compressed time period.

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